Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) A crucial round of peace negotiations between Nepal's government and the Maoist guerrillas, scheduled to be held Thursday after a hiatus of three months, was deferred yet again with the government saying it was busy with the last rites of a minister, who was among the 24 people killed in a chopper crash last week.
Thursday, September 28, 2006 9:25:42 AM
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Norwegian special envoy Jon Hanssen-Bauer will reach Sri Lanka Sunday to lay the groundwork for talks between the government and the Tamil Tigers, even while India has sought an early resumption of dialogue between the two parties.
Thursday, September 28, 2006 8:45:11 AM
Kathmandu, Sep 27 (IANS) The bodies of all 24 people killed in the helicopter crash were brought to Kathmandu Wednesday as Nepal observed a day of mourning.
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 6:20:34 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 27 (IANS) After a deadlock for over three months, Nepal's multi-party government and the Maoist guerrillas are expected to resume negotiations Thursday.
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 1:23:41 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 27 (IANS) Nepal Wednesday shelved World Tourism Day celebrations to observe national mourning for 24 victims of a helicopter crash last week.
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 11:26:10 AM
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) Nepal will observe a day of mourning Wednesday for the 24 people who died in a helicopter crash last week in the northern part of the country.
Tuesday, September 26, 2006 5:44:34 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) Exactly eight months after ace French climber Jean-Christophe Lafaille went missing near a Himalayan peak in northern Nepal, the kingdom's Maoist guerrillas have apologised to his widow for extorting money from her when she came to say her final farewell.
Tuesday, September 26, 2006 2:22:59 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) In the midst of celebrations for Dashain, Nepal's biggest festival, the government announced a day of state mourning Wednesday to pay respect to the 24 people killed in a helicopter crash in northern Nepal Saturday.
Tuesday, September 26, 2006 2:21:58 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) Nepal's government announced a judicial probe into the helicopter crash in the mountainous north that killed all 24 people on board Saturday.
Tuesday, September 26, 2006 11:48:53 AM
Kathmandu, Sep 25 (IANS) The United States Monday expressed 'deep sorrow' over the helicopter crash in northern Nepal in which 24 people, including two American aid agency workers, were killed.
Monday, September 25, 2006 6:11:47 PM
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